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The Howard County Police Department is committed to informing the community and the news media of events within the public domain in a timely manner. The Office of Public Affairs issues news releases, responds to media inquiries, manages social media, and produces a daily crime bulletin.

News releases are issued for significant events and cases. The daily crime bulletin is produced each weekday when county offices are open and includes the initial reporting of various crimes such as robberies, burglaries, assaults, vehicle thefts, and theft from vehicles. It is not inclusive of all police activity in a day. 

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Friday, March 1, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, March 1, 2024

Residential burglary 
Ellicott City, 21043:
3700-3800 block of Old Columbia Pike, Feb. 29-March 1 overnight 
Police responded for a report of a female suspect entering a residence and attempting to enter another. Nothing was reported stolen. Police located the suspect and arrested her. 
ARRESTED: Mary Tourison, 50, of Fortescue, N.J., charged with burglary 
 
Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in 
Glenelg, 21737:
14500 block of Edgewoods Way, March 1 5 a.m., unclear what, if anything, was stolen 
 
Vehicle theft 
Elkridge, 21075:
7100 block of Maiden Point Place, Feb. 29-March 1 overnight 
2020 white Honda CR-V, tags MD/1EH0673 

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Thursday, February 29, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 29, 2024

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in 
Laurel, 20723:
9200 block of Gold Dust Court, Feb. 26-28, tools 
 
Columbia, 21046: 9700 block of Clocktower Lane, Feb. 28-29 overnight, tires 
 
Ellicott City, 21042: 10200 block of Silverstone Place, Feb. 28-29 overnight, purse 
 
Vehicle theft 
Columbia, 21045:
9300 block of Curtsey Court, Feb. 28-29 overnight 
2018 red Hyundai Elantra, tags MD/8FJ3762 
 
Columbia, 21044: 10100 block of Twin Rivers Road, Feb. 28-29 overnight 
2017 red Chevrolet Camaro, tags IL/DM22953 
 
Savage, 20763: 8300 block of Perri Drive, Feb. 28-29 overnight 
2015 silver Kia Optima, tags MD/DV16954 
 
Laurel, 20723: 9000 block of Stebbing Way, Feb. 28-29 overnight 
Silver Infiniti G37 

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Wednesday, February 28, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 28, 2024

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Ellicott City, 21043:
3100 block of North Ridge Road, Feb. 27, two vehicles: purses

Columbia, 21044: 5900 block of Symphony Woods Road, Feb. 27, two vehicles: various items
10100 block of Twin Rivers Road, Feb. 27-28 overnight, dashcam

Laurel, 20723: 9100 block of Blues Alley, Feb. 27-28 overnight, tools

Vehicle theft
Ellicott City, 21043:
4500 block of Rolling Meadows, Feb. 27 7:50 p.m.
2012 silver Honda Odyssey, tags MD/8AR3135

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Tuesday, February 27, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 27, 2024

Commercial burglary 
Ellicott City, 21043:
Lovecraft, 8400 block of Baltimore National Pike, Feb. 25-26 overnight 
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by forcing open a rear door and stole cash. 
 
Savage, 20763:
7 Star Food Mart, 9000 block of Baltimore Street, Feb. 26-27 overnight 
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by breaking front glass windows and stole cash. 
 
Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in 
Columbia, 21046:
7600 block of Woodpark Lane, Feb. 26 3:30-11 p.m., bag 
 
Vehicle theft 
Ellicott City, 21043:
4800 block of Shady Path Place, Feb. 26 
2020 black GMC Sierra, tags MD/MSL3757 
 
Jessup, 20794: 8200 block of Preston Court, Feb. 26-27 overnight 
2006 white Ford Econoline E-350, tags NY/23857NB 
 
Jessup, 20794: 8500 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 26-27 overnight 
2020 blue Kia Forte 

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Saturday, February 24-Monday, February 26, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 24-26, 2024

Robbery (attempt)
Savage, 20763:
8600 block of Foundry Street, Feb. 23 8:10-8:30 p.m.
An male victim reported he was walking along the trail when he was approached by several male suspects with their faces partially covered who displayed a handgun and demanded the victim’s belongings. The suspects then fled without stealing anything.

Commercial burglary
Jessup, 20794:
LKQ Pick Your Part, 8100 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 22-23 overnight
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by forcing open the door. Nothing was reported stolen. 

Columbia, 21045: Columbia Palace Cleaners, 8700 block of Centre Park Drive, Feb. 24-25 overnight 
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by breaking the front glass door and stole change. 

Columbia, 21045: Kitchen & Bath Creations, 9000 block of Red Branch Road, Feb. 25 3:30 p.m. 
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by breaking a rear side door. Nothing was reported stolen. 

Columbia, 21045: Mathnasium, 8800 block of Centre Park Drive, Feb. 25-26 overnight
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by breaking a window and stole a laptop charger.

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Jessup, 20794:
8000 block of Rappahannock Avenue, Feb. 22-25, tags

Columbia, 21045: 6100 block of Columbia Crossing Circle, Feb. 23, purses
8300 block of Benson Drive, Feb. 23 4-11 p.m., three vehicles: various items
7200 block of Dockside Lane, Feb. 24-26, tires 

Columbia, 21046: 9600 block of Broken Land Parkway, Feb. 23, tag
7200 block of Eden Brook Drive, Feb. 24 4:40 a.m., laundry detergent

Ellicott City, 21043: 8300 block of Montgomery Run Road, Feb. 23-24 overnight, tires

Laurel, 20723: 9300 block of Cabot Court, Feb. 23-24 overnight, change, credit card
9600 block of Durant Avenue, Feb. 23-24 overnight, two vehicles: cash, credit card
8200 block of Darting Minnow, Feb. 23-24 overnight, nothing reported stolen
8400 block of Ice Crystal Drive, Feb. 24 1:40 a.m., nothing reported stolen
9200 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 25 3:20 a.m., unclear what, if anything, was stolen

Annapolis Junction, 20701: 9000 block of Junction Drive, Feb. 23-26, tag

Savage, 20763: 8900 block of River Island Drive, Feb. 24-25, nothing reported stolen

Vehicle theft
Laurel, 20723:
10000 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 21-22
2012 Hyundai Elantra (recovered)

Columbia, 21045: 6500 block of Quiet Hours, Feb. 23-24 overnight 
2014 silver Hyundai Sonata, tag MD/3FL599

Laurel, 20723: Sand Cherry Lane & Early Bud Way, Feb. 23-24 overnight
2013 Kia Rio (recovered)

Elkridge, 21075: 6300 block of Orchard Club Drive, Feb. 24 12-5:15 a.m.
2017 gray Honda Accord, tag MD/7FF2771

Laurel, 20723: 8700 block of Susini Drive, Feb. 24 6:40 a.m.
2012 Hyundai Tucson (recovered)

Columbia, 21044: 8000 block of Harriet Tubman Lane, Feb. 24 7-8:40 p.m.
2022 Chrysler Pacifica (recovered)

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Friday, February 23, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 23, 2024

Commercial burglary 
Columbia, 21045: Pizza Hut, 7100 block of Minstrel Way, Feb. 23 4:25 a.m. 
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by breaking a front glass door. Nothing was reported stolen. 
 
Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in 
Elkridge, 21075:
6600 block of Amberton Drive, Feb. 19-23, tag 
 
Clarksville, 21029: 12200 block of Hall Shop Road, Feb. 21-22 overnight, nothing reported stolen 
 
Columbia, 21045: 4900 block of Blue Wing Court, Feb. 22-23 overnight, tag 
 
Columbia, 21046: 7500 block of Murray Hill Road, Feb. 22-23 overnight, tag 
 
Vehicle theft 
Ellicott City, 21043:
3100 block of Burgess Mill Way, Feb. 20-22 
2020 blue GMC Sierra, tags MD/4EW9849 

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Thursday, February 22, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 22, 2024

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Columbia, 21045:
9500 block of Pamplona Road, Feb. 18-21, nothing reported stolen

Ellicott City, 21043: 4300 block of Montgomery Road, Feb. 21 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m., two vehicles: purses
7900 block of Brightmeadow Court, Brightlight Place, Feb. 21-22 overnight, four vehicles: airbags

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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 21, 2024

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Elkridge, 21075:
7000 block of Troy Hill Drive, Feb. 19-20, catalytic converter 
6700 block of Old Waterloo Road, Feb. 20-21 overnight, tag

Columbia, 21046: Broken Land Parkway and Route 32, Feb. 20, catalytic converter

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Saturday, February 17-Tuesday, February 20, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 17-20, 2024

Carjacking
Laurel, 20723:
8700 block of Freestate Drive, Feb. 16 7:38 p.m.
An adult male victim reported that he arranged online to sell a vehicle, and upon meeting at the above agreed upon location, a male suspect displayed a handgun and stole the vehicle, a 2008 white Mercedes-Benz S550. No one was injured. 

Robbery
Columbia, 21045:
Hampton Inn, 8800 block of Columbia 100 Parkway, Feb. 19 7:45 p.m.
An adult male victim reported that a female he arranged online, along with a male suspect, assaulted him, displayed a handgun, and stole his wallet and keys before fleeing. No serious injuries were reported. 

Commercial burglary
Columbia, 21045:
Columbia Palace Wine & Spirits, Feb. 19 5:50 a.m.
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by breaking the front glass door and stole alcohol and cigarettes.

Columbia, 21044: Scot’s Glen, 10700 block of McGregor Drive, Feb. 19 9:20 a.m.
Police responded for a report of a male suspect who was observed in the clubhouse without permission and then fled. Nothing was reported stolen. 

Residential burglary
Elkridge, 21075:
6100 block of Clements Lane, Feb. 18 4-9 p.m.
Unknown suspect(s) entered the residence by forcing open a door and stole cash, jewelry, and other items. 

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Jessup, 20794:
8500 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 15 1 p.m., catalytic converter

Elkridge, 21075: 6700-6800 block of Old Waterloo Road, Feb. 16-17 overnight, multiple vehicles: camera equipment, nothing else reported stolen
Blue Stream Drive & Potter Place, Feb. 17 2:50 a.m., nothing reported stolen (ARRESTED: Natnael Meharay, 24, and Semere Tesfagabr, 23, both of Indiana, charged with rogue and vagabond and destruction of property)
7000 block of Ducketts Lane, Feb. 19-20 overnight, tires

Laurel, 20723: 9600 block of Covered Wagon Drive, Feb. 16-17 overnight, tires
9400 block of Madison Avenue, Feb. 17-18 overnight, tools
9500 block of Lynn Buff Court, Feb. 18-19 overnight, catalytic converter
8700 block of Freestate Drive, Feb. 18-19 overnight, tag

Columbia, 21046: 7200 block of Eden Brook Drive, Feb. 16-18, nothing reported stolen

Columbia, 21045: 5300 block of Thunder Hill Road, Feb. 16-18, airbag

Columbia, 21044: 10400 block of Hickory Ridge Road, Feb. 16-19, handgun
10900 block of Grantchester Way, Feb. 18, airbag

Ellicott City, 21043: 8600 block of Manahan Drive, Feb. 17 4:30 a.m., nothing reported stolen
8700 block of Town and Country Boulevard, Feb. 17, tag

Ellicott City, 21042: 10000 block of Clarksville Pike, Feb. 19 2:15-3:55 p.m., wallet

Hanover, 21076: 7200 block of Alden Way, Feb. 20, tires

Vehicle theft
Columbia, 21044:
10500 block of Faulkner Ridge Circle, Feb. 16-17 overnight
2018 blue Infiniti Q50, tags MD/6EP6796

Elkridge, 21075: 6600 block of Ducketts Lane, Feb. 16-17 overnight
2015 black Kia Forte, tags MD/3BV2471

Elkridge, 21075: 6700 block of Old Waterloo Road, Feb. 17 12:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
2020 Hyundai Accent (recovered)

Ellicott City, 21043: 8400 block of Baltimore National Pike, Feb. 17 9:35-11:05 p.m.
2022 gray Toyota Corolla, tags MD/4EX4477

Ellicott City, 21043: 8600 block of Manahan Drive, Feb. 17-18 overnight
2020 white Hyundai Elantra, tags MD/5EG0468

Columbia, 21046: 8900 block of Early April Way, Feb. 18-19
2018 gray Kia Optima, tags MD/9FL7058

Columbia, 21046: 7300 block of Eden Brook Drive, Feb. 18-19 overnight
2020 white Hyundai Elantra, tags MD/4FP7080

Hanover, 21076: 7400 block of Coca Cola Drive, Feb. 19 7:40 p.m.
2024 International Harvester (recovered)

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Friday, February 16, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 16, 2024

Robbery
Jessup, 20794:
8900 block of Oakwood Way, Feb. 14 6:30 p.m. 
A juvenile suspect reported that he arranged online to meet with an acquaintance to exchange clothing items. Upon meeting at the agreed upon location, the acquaintance and two other suspects displayed a handgun, assaulted the victim, and stole jewelry before fleeing. No serious injuries were reported.   
 
Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Columbia, 21044:
10000 block of Town Center Avenue, Feb. 15 4-10:30 p.m., airbag 
 
Clarksville, 21029: 12400 block of Auto Drive, Feb. 15-16 overnight, three vehicles: airbags 
 
Vehicle theft
Columbia, 21046:
9100 block of Gracious End Court, Feb. 14-15 overnight 
2018 gray Infiniti Q50, tags MD/6FC6180 
 
Woodstock, 21163: 2100 block of Harrow Drive, Feb. 15-16 overnight 
2011 black Infiniti G37, tags MD/ACE0031 
 
Hanover, 21076: 6000 block of Adcock Lane, Feb. 16 3-7:30 a.m. 
2016 beige Honda Accord, tags MD/8CJ0889 

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 15, 2024

Residential burglary
Jessup, 20794:
10200 block of Guilford Road, Feb. 14-15 overnight 
Unknown suspect(s) entered a residence under construction. Unknown what, if anything, was stolen. 

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Marriottsville, 21104:
11200 block of Barnsley Way, Feb. 13-14 overnight, sunglasses

Vehicle theft
Mount Airy, 21771:
1200 block of Shaffersville Road, Feb. 14-15 overnight 
2014 blue Acura RDX, tags MD/9DP6801

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 14, 2024

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Columbia, 21045:
5800 block of Thunder Hill Road, Feb. 13, tag

Marriottsville, 21104: 11000 block of Dovedale Court, Feb. 13-14 overnight, various items

Vehicle theft
Columbia, 21045:
9600 block of Whiteacre Road, Feb. 13-14 overnight 
2018 gray Infiniti Q50, tags MD/2EY0328

Jessup, 20794: 8900 block of Oakwood Way, Feb. 13-14 overnight
2023 burgundy Dodge Charger, tags MD/4FH3923

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Tuesday, February 13, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 13, 2024

Commercial burglary
Ellicott City, 21042:
Tobacco & Vape Outlet, 10200 block of Baltimore National Pike, Feb. 13 12:20 a.m. 
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by breaking a window and stole merchandise.  
 
Residential burglary
Ellicott City, 21042:
2600 block of Legends Way, Feb. 12 3:10 p.m. 
Unknown suspect(s) entered the residence by breaking a rear window and stole cash, jewelry, and handbags.  
Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Columbia, 21045:
5700 block of Margrave Mews, Feb. 12-13, cash, gift card 
 
Vehicle theft
Elkridge, 21075:
7800 block of Blue Stream Drive, Feb. 11-12 
2011 white Infiniti G37, tags VA/7290XH 
 
Columbia, 21045: 5800 block of Stevens Forest Road, Feb. 11-12 overnight 
2014 white Toyota Venza, tags MD/1FD4644 
 
Elkridge, 21075: 8100 block of Robinson Jefferson Drive, Feb. 11-12 overnight 
2017 silver Hyundai Santa Fe, tags IN/393CNQ 
 
Laurel, 20723: 9200 block of Livery Lane, Feb. 12-13 overnight 
2013 silver Ford Explorer, tags MD/04310CK 

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Saturday, February 10-Monday, February 12, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 10-12, 2024

Robbery
Columbia, 21045:
8200 block of Tamar Drive, Feb. 9 4 p.m. 
An adult female victim reported that she was approached by a male suspect who displayed a handgun and stole her cell phone before fleeing. No one was injured. 

Elkridge, 21075: 7700 block of Hearthside Way, Feb. 9 9:24 p.m. 
Two juvenile victims reported that they were approached by a group of possibly juvenile suspects who displayed handguns, assaulted one victim and stole that victim’s jacket before fleeing. No one was injured. 

**Police believe the following four incidents are related**

Columbia, 21046: 8800 block of Guilford Road, Feb. 12 7 a.m.
A juvenile male victim reported that he was approached by a group of suspects with their faces partially covered who displayed handguns, assaulted him, and stole his sneakers and wallet before fleeing. No serious injuries were reported. 

Columbia, 21046: 7300 block of Rocky Creek Drive, Feb. 12 8 a.m.
A juvenile male victim reported that he was approached by a group of suspects with their faces partially covered who assaulted him and stole his backpack containing various items before fleeing. No serious injuries were reported. 

Columbia, 21046: 7000 block of Old Columbia Road, Feb. 12 8 a.m.
A juvenile male victim reported that he was approached by a group of suspects with their faces partially covered who assaulted him and attempted to steal items before fleeing. No serious injuries were reported. 

Columbia, 21046: 8600 block of Guilford Road, Feb. 12 8:20 a.m.
A juvenile male victim reported that he was approached by a group of suspects with their faces partially covered who displayed a handgun, assaulted him, and stole his sneakers and hoodie before fleeing. No serious injuries were reported. 

Commercial burglary/vehicle theft
Elkridge, 21075:
CC Auto Sales, 5800 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 9-10 overnight
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business, stole keys, and stole the following vehicles:  
2009 blue Mercury Mariner
2012 red Jeep Liberty 
2015 gray Ford Mustang 
2023 silver Nissan Sentra

Commercial burglary 
Columbia, 21045:
8800 block of Centre Park Drive, Feb. 9-10 overnight
Unknown suspect(s) entered Block Advisors by breaking the front glass door (nothing reported stolen); Upper Crust Pizza by breaking the glass window (stole cash and electronics); and attempted to enter Great Harvest Bread Co.

Columbia, 21045: Jeffers Hill Elementary School, 6000 block of Tamar Drive, Feb. 9-12
Unknown suspect(s) entered two portable classrooms by breaking the windows. It is unclear what, if anything, was stolen. 

Columbia, 21045: Talbott Springs Elementary School, 9500 block of Basket Ring Road, Feb. 10 2:30 a.m.
Unknown suspect(s) entered the school possibly through the courtyard. Nothing was reported stolen. 

Residential burglary 
Laurel, 20723:
8300 block of Sweet Cherry Lane, Feb. 9 10:30 a.m. 
A resident reported that a female suspect entered the residence through an unlocked door and then left when confronted. Nothing was reported stolen. 

Ellicott City, 21042: 8900 block of Frederick Road, Feb. 10-11 overnight
Unknown suspect(s) entered the property and stole two dirt bikes and a generator. 

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Ellicott City, 21042:
3200 block of Halcyon Court, Feb. 8-9 overnight, tag
3100 block of Rogers Avenue, Feb. 10 9:45 p.m., four vehicles: airbags
3300 block of Hollow Court, Feb. 10-11 overnight, airbag
3000 block of Dexter Drive, Feb. 10-11 overnight, airbags
10000 block of Clarksville Pike, Feb. 11, credit cards, registration

Elkridge, 21075: 8100 block of Robinson Jefferson Drive, Feb. 9-10 overnight, airbag
6000 block of Toomey Lane, Feb. 10-11 overnight, nothing reported stolen

Columbia, 21044: 6200 block of Dove Sail Lane, Feb. 9-10 overnight, unclear what, if anything, was stolen
10300 block of Little Patuxent Parkway, Feb. 10, airbag

Laurel, 20723: 9700 block of Lady Slipper Court, Feb. 9-10 overnight, nothing reported stolen
9700 block of Country Meadows Lane, Feb. 9-10 overnight, tools
9300 block of Kings Post Court, Feb. 10-11 overnight, airbag
8700 block of Birkenhead Court, Feb. 10-11 overnight, airbag
9600 block of Hammonds Overlook Court, Feb. 10-11 overnight, airbag 
9400 block of Glen Ridge Drive, Feb. 10-11 overnight, two vehicles: airbags

Savage, 20763: 8800 block of Lincoln Street, Feb. 9-10 overnight, nothing reported stolen

Ellicott City, 21043: 3000 block of Dexter Drive, Feb. 10-11 overnight, airbag

Clarksville, 21029: 12400 block of Auto Drive, Feb. 10-11 overnight, multiple vehicles: airbags

Vehicle theft
Laurel, 20723:
9400 block of Royal Path Cove, Feb. 8-9
2020 gray Kia Sportage, tags MD/8FH5223
    
Elkridge, 20175: 5600 block of Furnace Avenue, Feb. 10-11 overnight
2020 black Kia Optima, tags MD/7FD3405

Columbia, 21044: 5300 block of Columbia Road, Feb. 11 7:45 p.m.
2007 Honda Accord (recovered)

Elkridge, 21075: 7100 block of Fox Harbor Way, Feb. 11-12 overnight
2013 gray Infiniti G37x, tags MD/ 8EB6722

Elkridge, 21075: 7700 block of Port Capital Drive, Feb. 12 12:30-8 a.m.
2013 black Infiniti G37x, tags MD/VALLABH

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Friday, February 9, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 9, 2024

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in 
Columbia, 21045:
6500 block of Fruitgift Place, Feb. 8 2:10 p.m., nothing reported stolen 
7400 block of Broken Staff, Feb. 8-9 overnight, various items 
 
Elkridge, 21075: 6500 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 8 4-5 p.m., wallet 
 
Vehicle theft 
Columbia, 21044:
11400 block of Little Patuxent Parkway, Feb. 8-9 
2017 white Nissan 370z, tags MD/DRKNMNK 
 
Ellicott City, 21043: 3200 block of Normandy Woods Drive, Feb. 8-9 overnight 
2017 white Nissan 370z, tags NJ/823269T 

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 8, 2024

Commercial burglary
Jessup, 20794:
Xfinity, 7300 block of Assateague Drive, Feb. 8 3:40 a.m.
Unknown suspect(s) entered the business by breaking the front glass door and stole merchandise. 

Vehicle theft
Laurel, 20723:
8900 block of Oxley Forest Court, Feb. 7 3:15 p.m. 
2020 Ford box truck (recovered) 
ARRESTED: Oscar Melendez, 19, of Laurel, charged with motor vehicle theft, theft, and reckless endangerment

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Wednesday, February 7, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 7, 2024

Residential burglary
Fulton, 20759:
7700 block of Water Street, Feb. 4-6
Unknown suspect(s) entered the residence through a window and stole various items. 

Ellicott City, 21043: 8700 block of Town and Country Boulevard, Feb. 6 1:30-5:50 p.m.
Unknown suspect(s) entered the residence through a sliding door and stole cash. 

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Columbia, 21045:
8400 block of Oak Bush Terrace, Feb. 2-6, nothing reported stolen

Columbia, 21044: 5400 block of Vantage Point Road, Feb. 6-7 overnight, airbag

Ellicott City, 21043: 8600 block of Baltimore National Pike, Feb. 6-7 overnight, nothing reported stolen

Laurel, 20723: 9100 block of Whiskey Bottom Road, Feb. 6-7 overnight, four vehicles: catalytic converters

Jessup, 20794: 8300 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 6-7 overnight, catalytic converter

Elkridge, 21075: 7300 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 6-7 overnight, two vehicles: catalytic converters

Vehicle theft
Columbia, 21046:
7300 block of Eden Brook Drive, Feb. 6-7
2018 black Hyundai Elantra, tags VA/VYB5139

Elkridge, 21075: 6800 block of Iron Ore, Feb. 6-7 overnight
2021 white GMC Sierra, tags MD/82990CJ 

Elkridge, 21075: 7300 block of Summit Rock Road, Feb. 6-7 overnight
2022 blue Dodge Ram 1500, tags MD/8FM9752

Laurel, 20723: 9100 block of Stebbing Way, Feb. 6-7 overnight
2018 silver Infiniti Q50

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Tuesday, February 6, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Commercial burglary
Ellicott City, 21043: Sunoco, 8400 block of Baltimore National Pike, Feb. 5 – 6 overnight 
Unknown suspect(s) forced entry by breaking a glass door and stole lottery tickets. 

Theft from vehicle
Columbia, 21044: 4900 block of Columbia Road, Feb. 4 – 5 overnight, tag
10300 block of Little Patuxent Parkway, Feb. 5, two vehicles: tires 

Elkridge, 21075: 6000 block of Marshalee Drive, Feb. 4 – 5 overnight, tag

Vehicle theft
Ellicott City, 21043: 3100 block of Burgess Mill Way, Feb. 3 – 5
2016 silver Hyundai Elantra, tag: MD/ 6CR2261

Columbia, 21044: 5400 block of Columbia Road, Feb. 5 – 6 overnight 
2020 gray Buick Encore, tag: MD/6EL8751

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Saturday, February 3 -Monday, February 5, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, Saturday, February 3 -Monday, February 5, 2024

Robbery 
Ellicott City, 21043: 3000 block of Milltowne Drive, Feb. 3 11:45 a.m. 
The victim reported a male suspect approached him, demanded money and stole his wallet before fleeing. 

Elkridge, 21075: Ulta, 8200 block of Gateway Overlook Drive, Feb. 4 2:00 p.m.
A store employee reported two female suspects and a male suspect assaulted her and stole perfume before fleeing the store. 

Residential burglary
Ellicott City, 21043: 2000 block of Mount Hebron Drive, Feb. 2 – 3 overnight 
Unknown suspect(s) forced entry through a rear door and stole money and purses. 

Theft from vehicle
Woodbine, 21797: 16000 block of Misty Knoll Court, Feb. 2 – 3 overnight, unknown what, if anything, was stolen

Ellicott City, 21043: 8300 block of Montgomery Run Road, Feb. 2 – 3 overnight, two vehicles: tires
3400 block of Harrington Drive, Feb. 2 – 3 overnight, tires

Columbia, 21045: 9700 block of Broken Land Parkway, Feb. 3, purse

Columbia, 21044: 5400 block of El Camino, Feb. 4, key

Laurel, 20723: 9400 block of Whiskey Bottom Road, Feb. 4, clothing

Vehicle theft
Ellicott City, 21043: 3300 block of Oak West Drive, Feb. 3 – 4 overnight 
2015 silver Hyundai Sonata, tags MD/5BT0332

Columbia, 21045: 8300 block of Silver Trumpet Drive, Feb. 3 – 4 overnight 
2017 silver Kia Sedona, tags MD/1FP1315

Laurel, 20723: 9000 block of Maier Road, Feb. 3
1998 blue Chevy 2500 pick up, tags MD328Z31

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Friday, February 2, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 2, 2024

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Columbia, 21044:
10400 block of Little Patuxent Parkway, Feb. 1 3:30-10 p.m., airbag 
10300 block of Little Patuxent Parkway, Feb. 1 5:55-9 p.m., airbag 
 
Jessup, 20794: 8300 block of Linda Court, Feb. 1-2 overnight, tags 
8100 block of Aspenwood Way, Feb. 1-2 overnight, tag 
 
Ellicott City, 21043: 8400 block of Cotoneaster Drive, Feb. 1-2 overnight, two vehicles: tires 
5500 block of Waterloo Road, Feb. 1-2 overnight, tires 
8300 block of Montgomery Run Road, Feb. 1-2 overnight, tires 
 
Annapolis Junction, 20701: 11000 block of Guilford Road, Feb. 1-2 overnight, various items 
 
Columbia, 21046: 9700 block of Clocktower Lane, Feb. 1-2 overnight, nothing reported stolen 
 
Vehicle theft
Ellicott City, 21042:
5000 block of Dorsey Hall Drive, Feb. 1-2 
2015 gray Infiniti Q60, tags MD/6359CE 
 
Laurel, 20723: 7600 block of Montpelier Road, Feb. 1-2 overnight 
2002 gray Ford F-250 
 
Ellicott City, 21043: 4600 block of East Leisure Court, Feb. 1-2 overnight 
2013 white Chevrolet Silverado, tags MD/9DD5472 
 
Ellicott City, 21043: Route 100 & Route 104, Feb. 1-2 overnight 
2008 red Ford F-350, tags MD/2FP4768 
 
Columbia, 21044: 5400 block of Cedar Lane, Feb. 1-2 overnight 
2017 white Infiniti Q40 

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Thursday, February 1, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, February 1, 2024

Residential burglary
Woodstock, 21163:
1800 block of Davis Branch Road, Jan. 31 10 a.m.-2:50 p.m. 
Unknown suspect(s) entered the residence by prying open a door and stole cash. 

Ellicott City, 21043: 8500 block of Linwood Drive, Jan. 31 3-9:30 p.m.
Unknown suspect(s) entered the residence by forcing open a side door and stole cash and jewelry. 

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Jessup, 20794:
10600 block of Iron Bridge Road, Jan. 30-31 overnight, tag

Ellicott City, 21043: 3100 block of Normandy Woods Drive, Jan. 31-Feb. 1 overnight, tires
3100 block of West Springs Drive, Jan. 31-Feb. 1 overnight, tires

Elkridge, 21075: Rockburn Branch Park Road, Feb. 1 9:40 a.m., purse

Vehicle theft
Mount Airy, 21771:
800 block of Long Corner Road, Jan. 29-31
1997 Chevrolet C/K 1500 (recovered) 

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, January 31, 2024

Robbery
Columbia, 21044:
5400 block of Beaverkill Road, Jan. 30 9:40 p.m. 
An adult female victim reported that a male suspect with his face covered approached her, displayed a gun, and stole cash before fleeing. No one was injured. 

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Laurel, 20723:
9600 block of Donnan Castle Court, Jan. 29-30, tag

Columbia, 21045: 8100 block of Tamar Drive, Jan. 30, airbag
5700 block of Stevens Forest Road, Jan. 30-31 overnight, tires
9600 block of Whiteacre Road, Jan. 30-31 overnight, tires

Columbia, 21044: 10500 block of Twin Rivers Road, Jan. 30-31 overnight, tires
5600 block of Harpers Farm Road, Jan. 30-31 overnight, tires

Vehicle theft
Ellicott City, 21043:
3300 block of Sonia Trail, Jan. 29-30 overnight
2017 gray Chevrolet Corvette, tag PA/ZZZO6

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Tuesday, January 30, 2024

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, January 30, 2024

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Columbia, 21046:
7500 block of Rain Flower Way, Jan. 28-29, jewelry 
9600 block of Broken Land Parkway, Jan. 29 8:30 a.m.-7:40 p.m., catalytic converter 
7500 block of Murray Hill Road, Jan. 29-30 overnight, tires 
 
Ellicott City, 21043: 3500 block of Court House Drive, Jan. 28-30, wallet 
5500 block of Waterloo Road, Jan. 29-30 overnight, airbag 
 
Columbia, 21044: 5600 block of Columbia Road, Jan. 29-30, tires 
5300 block of Smooth Meadow Way, Jan. 29-30 overnight, airbag 
 
Ellicott City, 21042: 3500 block of Lowlen Court, Jan. 29-30 overnight, tires 
 
Elkridge, 21075: Washington Boulevard & Rockside Avenue, Jan. 29-30 overnight, airbag 

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HCPD Daily Crime Bulletin, January 27-29, 2024

Robbery
Columbia, 21045:
5900 block of Stevens Forest Road, Jan. 27 3 p.m.
An adult male victim doing maintenance work reported that he was approached by two male suspects who displayed a knife, assaulted him, and stole cash and tools before fleeing. No one was injured.  

Theft from vehicle/vehicle break-in
Laurel, 20723:
9200 block of Livery Lane, Jan. 24-29, nothing reported stolen

Columbia, 21046: 9100 block of Guilford Road, Jan. 27, tag

Clarksville, 21029: 12400 block of Auto Drive, Jan. 27-28 overnight, multiple vehicles: airbags

Elkridge, 21075: 6200 block of Washington Boulevard, Jan. 27-29, tires
6300 block of Beechfield Avenue, Jan. 27-29, wallet
7000 block of Troy Hill Drive, Jan. 28, six vehicles: catalytic converters

Columbia, 21044: 10100 block of Twin Rivers Road, Jan. 27-28 overnight, nothing reported stolen
5400 block of Smooth Meadow Way, Jan. 28-29 overnight, various items

Columbia, 21045: 9600 block of Whiteacre Road, Jan. 28-29 overnight, various items

Vehicle theft
Jessup, 20794:
Bristol Court & Patuxent Range Road, Jan. 23-26
2015 silver Acura MDX, tags MD/6CV7812

Columbia, 21044: 10400 block of May Wind Court, Jan. 25-26
2017 white Hyundai Santa Fe, tags MD/5FC2292

Columbia, 21044: 5600 block of Columbia Road, Jan. 26-27 overnight
2015 Hyundai Elantra (recovered)

Savage, 20763: 8900 block of River Island Drive, Jan. 26-27
2016 Hyundai Elantra (recovered)

Elkridge, 21075: 6000 block of Otterbein Lane, Jan. 26-27 overnight 
2014 orange Harley-Davidson Street Glide motorcycle, tags MD/988Y91

Columbia, 21045: 9600 block of Whiteacre Road, Jan. 28-29 overnight 
2021 blue Chevrolet Trailblazer, tags MD/ 81215CJ

Columbia, 21044: 5400 block of Ring Dove Lane, Jan. 28-29 overnight
Honda motorcycle (recovered)

Ellicott City, 21043: 7900 block of Rustling Bark Court, Jan. 28-29 overnight 
2010 Nissan 370Z (recovered)

Daily Crime Bulletin Arrests

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January 2024

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January 8, 2024
On April 17, an employee at Macy's in the 10300 block of Little Patuxent Parkway in Columbia reported that when he approached a male suspect who had stolen merchandise, the suspect displayed a knife before fleeing. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and charged him.
CHARGED: Warren Powell, 56, of Washington, D.C., charged with armed robbery, assault, and theft

On June 5, an adult male victim reported that a suspect entered his residence in the 7600 block of Hearthside Way in Elkridge through an unlocked door and stole a wallet and subsuquently used his credit cards. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and charged him.
CHARGED: Allen Freeman Jr., 19, of Elkridge, charged with burglary and credit card theft

On Oct. 29 in Marriottsville and on Nov. 9 in two Columbia locations, a suspect entered Dunkin' stores through the drive-thru window and stole cash. Through investigation, police identified a suspect and charged him in an arrest warrant. 
CHARGED: George Robert Cole Duvall, 31, of North East, charged with multiple counts of burglary, theft, and destruction of property

On Nov. 7, an adult male victim reported that he advertised a vehicle for sale, and upon meeting a male suspect posing as a potential buyer in Columbia, the suspect stole the vehicle, a 2016 Honda Accord. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and charged him.
CHARGED: K'von McDowell, 24, of Baltimore, charged with motor vehicle theft and theft

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December 27, 2023
Howard County police have charged several suspects in the November robberies of two Centennial High School students and an additional unrelated robbery three days later in the same neighborhood. 

On Nov. 8, a juvenile male victim reported that while walking home from school in the 9700 block of Riverside Circle in Ellicott City, he was approached by two female suspects with their faces covered who displayed a handgun and stole his cell phone before fleeing. Around the same time nearby, in the 9800 block of Gwynn Park Drive, a second juvenile male victim reported his belongings were stolen in a similar robbery. Neither victim was injured. Through investigation, police charged three juvenile females – two 15-year-olds and a 14-year-old – from Baltimore with the robberies. The suspects also are charged in an attempted carjacking earlier on Nov. 8 in the 10300 block of College Square in Columbia. Police continue to investigate whether additional suspects were involved. 

On Nov. 11, in the 4000 block of Arjay Circle in Ellicott City, an adult female victim reported that while unloading her vehicle at her residence, two male suspects with their faces partially covered approached her, displayed a gun, and stole her purse before fleeing. The victim was uninjured. Through investigation, police in an arrest warrant charged Samuel Fikru, 18, of Silver Spring, and a 15-year-old juvenile male with armed robbery, assault, and theft. Police continue to investigate whether additional suspects were involved. 

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September 11, 2023
Howard County police have charged a suspect in four incidents during the February 11-12 overnight hours: a residential burglary and vehicle theft in the 3100 block of Fox Valley Drive in West Friendship; a vehicle theft in the 13800 block of Holly Crest Lane in Dayton; a vehicle theft in the 3700 block of Appleby Court in Glenwood; and a vehicle theft in 13600 block of Fox Strem Way in West Friendship. Through investigation, police identified a suspect and charged her.
CHARGED: Juvenile female, 17 at the time of the incidents, of Baltimore, charged with burglary and multiple counts of motor vehicle theft

Howard County police have charged a suspect in an April 9-10 overnight residential burglary and vehicle theft in Columbia. A resident reported that an unknown suspect entered the residence through a possibly unlocked door, stole keys, and stole a vehicle. The vehicle was recovered in May in a neighboring jurisdiction and through investigation, police identified the suspect and charged him.
CHARGED: Larry Robinson Jr., 22, of Middle River, charged with burglary and motor vehicle theft

Howard County police have charged a suspect in a May 4 robbery in Elkridge. An adult male victim reported that he was making package deliveries in the 8000 block of Joetta Drive when a male suspect with his face covered entered his truck, displayed a gun, assaulted the victim, and stole his wallet before fleeing. No serious injuries were reported. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and charged him. Detectives believe the victim knew the suspect and had been targeted.   
CHARGED: Donald Cornelious, 51, of Halethorpe, charged with armed robbery, robbery, assault, and theft

Howard County police have charged a suspect in a June 29 robbery at Wells Fargo Bank in the 9200 block of Baltimore National Pike in Ellicott City. A bank employee reported that a male suspect with his face partially covered approached the counter and demanded cash. The employee complied and the suspect fled. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and charged him.
CHARGED: Antonia Hurd, 47, of no fixed address, charged with robbery and theft 

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August 2, 2023
Howard County police have made an arrest in a July 31 weapon violation/assault in the 3100 block of Burgess Mill Way in Ellicott City. Police responded for a report of shots fired and located bullet holes and projectiles in an apartment. Through investigation, police believe that a suspect in an adjacent apartment threatened an acquaintance and fired several shots. No one was injured. Police located the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Juvenile male, 17, of Columbia, charged with attempted first-degree murder, assault, reckless endangerment, weapon violations, and related charges
 
Howard County police have charged two suspects in armed robberies at three 7-Eleven stores (in Elkridge, Columbia, and Ellicott City) on July 23. In each instance, a male suspect with his face partially covered displayed a handgun and stole cash from the register before fleeing. No one was injured in the incidents. Through investigation, police identified two suspects who are each charged with the three robberies. They are currently in custody in a neighboring jurisdiction.
ARRESTED: Brandon Achimbi, 20, of Laurel, and Andrew Lucas, 19, of Pikesville, each charged with multiple counts of armed robbery, robbery, theft, assault, and weapon violations

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May 26, 2023
Police have made an arrest in an April 3 robbery at PNC Bank in the 15900 block of Frederick Road in Woodbine. A bank employee reported that a male suspect with his face partially covered approached the counter and demanded cash. The employee complied and the suspect fled. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Leighton Scott Lear, 26, of Linthicum Heights, charged with robbery and theft

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January 23, 2023
Police have made an arrest in a Jan. 9 robbery at Truist Bank in the 7200 block of Montgomery Road in Elkridge. An adult female victim reported that while making a bank transaction, a female suspect attempted to steal her cash. The suspect then fled without the cash. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested her.
ARRESTED: Mannar Marie Al-Foudari, 37, of Elkridge, charged with armed robbery, robbery, assault, and extortion

January 12, 2023
Police have charged four suspects in three carjackings and two attempts in October 2022. In each case, two male suspects, sometimes armed with weapons, approached adult drivers in vehicles in the following locations:

Oct. 3: 3300 block of North Ridge Road in Ellicott City
Oct. 7: 7100 block of Montevideo Road in Jessup
Oct. 7: 8200 block of Snowden River Parkway in Columbia
Oct. 8: 9000 block of Snowden River Parkway in Columbia
Oct. 8: 6400 block of Dobbin Road in Columbia

In three cases, the suspects successfully stole the vehicles; in the other two, the suspects fled without taking the cars. No one was injured in any of the incidents.

Through extensive investigation, police identified and arrested the following suspects, who were each charged with armed carjacking, carjacking, armed robbery, robbery, motor vehicle theft, assault, and related charges:

  • Imari Travon Green Smith, 18, of Washington, D.C., charged with 42 total counts
  • Quame Allen Skinner, 21, of Washington, D.C., charged with 22 total counts 
  • An 18-year-old male from Columbia who was 17 years old at the time of the incidents, charged with multiple counts 
  • A 17-year-old male from Washington, D.C., charged with multiple counts

January 6, 2023
Police have made an arrest in a Nov. 7 shooting in the 7500 block of Washington Boulevard in Elkridge. An adult male victim reported that an acquaintance shot at his car as he was leaving the area. Police responded and located damage to the vehicle and shell casings. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Robert Charles Logan, 39, of Elkridge, charged with attempted first- and second-degree murder, assault, reckless endangerment, and weapon violations

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November 21, 2022
Howard County police have made an arrest in an Oct. 6 armed robbery at Home Depot in the 9000 block of Snowden River Parkway in Columbia. A store employee reported that when he approached a male suspect who had stolen merchandise, the suspect displayed knife and fled with some of the merchandise. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Daniel Young, 34, of Halethorpe, charged with armed robbery, robbery, assault, and theft.

Howard County police have made an arrest in an Aug. 27 residential burglary in the 3800 block of Route 97 in Glenwood. The suspect entered the residence by forcing open a window and stole various items. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: James Szwed Jr., 56, of Frederick, charged with burglary, theft, and destruction of property.

Howard County police have made two arrests in an Aug. 23 robbery at Dunkin' in the 7900 block of Dorsey Run Road in Jessup. An employee reported that a male suspect approached the counter, implied a weapon, and demanded cash. The employee complied and the suspect fled long with a female suspect. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspects and arrested them.
ARRESTED: Ivan Carpenter, 40, and Meagan Carpenter, 38, of Jessup, charged with robbery and theft

November 9, 2022
Howard County police have made arrests in an Oct. 31 non-fatal shooting inside a residence in Columbia. 
 
At approximately 10:36 p.m., police responded to the 5500 block of Cedar Lane for a report of a subject shot inside a residence. The victim, 31-year-old Naverne Moore, was transported to University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center where he was treated and released. Through investigation, police believe the victim and suspects were acquaintances and the incident was not random. 

ARRESTED:  Kelly Gene Francis Jr., 20, of Columbia, charged with attempted first- and second-degree murder, home invasion, assault, and related charges. She is being held without bond at the Howard County Detention Center. 

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September 6, 2022
Howard County police have charged two men in a series of catalytic converter thefts in the overnight hours of Aug. 10-11 in Columbia. Police identified 12 victims who reported that their catalytic converters had been stolen from their vehicles. Through investigation, police identified two suspects and linked them to the thefts.
ARRESTED: Devontae Johnson, 29, of Baltimore, and Antione Tates Jr., 24, of Baltimore, each charged with multiple counts of felony theft, destruction of property, and conspiracy to commit theft

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August 31, 2022
Howard County police have charged a suspect in several theft from vehicles in the overnight hours of Aug. 28-29 on Woodpark Lane and Clocktower Lane in Columbia. The suspect broke into several vehicles and stole various items. Police later arrested the suspect and recovered evidence connecting him to the thefts. 
ARRESTED: Terrel Odell Futrell, 26, of Baltimore, is charged with 16 total counts of destruction of property, rogue and vagabond, and theft

August 11, 2022
Howard County police have charged a man with a string of commercial burglaries and a robbery dating back to March. Paul Emanuel, 51, of no fixed address, is charged with 27 total counts of burglary, theft, armed robbery, robbery, and destruction of property in the six commercial burglaries and one robbery. 
 
Early on Aug. 10, police responded to the Quick Stop Food Mart in the 10700 block of Hickory Ridge Road in Columbia for a burglary in which several suspects broke the front glass door and stole cash and lottery tickets. Police later arrested Emanuel; 39-year-old Fernando Martinez of Riverdale; 41-year-old Dominick Quarles of District Heights; and 24-year-old Rolando Morillo Ramirez of Bladensburg, and charged them with burglary, theft, and destruction of property. 
 
Emanuel also is charged in commercial burglaries at 2 Go Convenience & Deli in the 9000 block of Washington Boulevard in Savage (March 16 and April 24); Pars Market in the 9400 block of Snowden River Parkway in Columbia (March 23 and April 23); and Crestmount Wine & Spirits in the 7900 block of Washington Boulevard in Jessup (March 18). In each case, Emanuel is alleged to have broken into the business and stolen cash and/or lottery tickets and cigarettes. 
 
Emanuel is charged in an April 22 robbery at Home Depot in the 9000 block of Snowden River Parkway in Columbia in which he and other suspects are alleged to have stolen merchandise and pepper sprayed an employee. 
 
Detectives continue to investigate whether Emanuel is responsible for other similar burglaries. 

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July 19, 2022
Howard County police have charged a suspect in seven commercial burglaries in the Columbia area in May and June. On separate occasions from May 12-June 17, the suspect entered the following businesses in the overnight hours and stole various items: Howard International Market (8700 block of Cloudleap Court) and Mobil (6200 block of Columbia Crossing) three times each, and Shell (5600 block of Waterloo Road) once. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him. 
ARRESTED: Dawon Martice Davis, 20, of Baltimore, charged with 33 total counts of burglary, theft, and destruction of property

Howard County police have charged a suspect in vehicle thefts spanning from April-July. Police located five vehicles parked at an apartment complex in Elkridge that had been reported stolen. Through investigation, police identified and arrested a suspect for the vehicle thefts. Police also located an illegally owned handgun in the suspect’s residence. 
ARRESTED: Juvenile male, 17, of Elkridge, charged as a juvenile with multiple counts of motor vehicle theft and theft, and charged as an adult with weapon violations

July 11, 2022
Police have made an arrest in a July 2 armed robbery at Shell in the 7200 block of Cradlerock Way in Columbia. An employee reported that he was approached by a male suspect who displayed a knife and demanded cash. The victim complied and the suspect fled. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Jorge Armando Estrada-Anaya, 23, of Columbia, charged with armed robbery, robbery, assault, and theft

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June 28, 2022
Howard County police have made an arrest in a June 12 weapon violation in the 6000 block of Merriweather Drive in Columbia and recovered two illegally owned handguns from the suspect. Police responded on June 12 for a report that a male suspect displayed a handgun following a verbal altercation with another male. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect, arrested him, and recovered the guns and loaded magazines.
ARRESTED: Loomis Boakai Zayzay, 28, of Columbia, charged with 11 total counts of weapon violations, reckless endangerment, and disorderly conduct 

June 2, 2022
Police have made an arrest in a Feb. 15 armed robbery at High's in the 11800 block of Lime Kiln Road in Fulton. An employee reported that a male suspect with his face partially covered entered the business, displayed a gun, and stole cash from the register before fleeing. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Donald George Keldo, Jr, 31, of Woodbridge, Va., charged with armed robbery, robbery, assault, reckless endangerment, and weapon violations

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April 1, 2022
Police have charged two men with three residential burglaries on Feb. 12. The suspects entered two residences in the 5300 block of Harpers Farm Road in Columbia and a residence in the 7900 block of Brightmeadow Court in Ellicott City and stole cash and jewelry. Through investigation, police identified two suspects and charged them. Detectives continue to investigate these suspects for a string of similar residential burglaries dating back to November 2021. 
CHARGED: Alexander Izquierdo-Hincapie, 44, of Queens, N.Y. (in custody) and Alfredo Montero-Gonzalez, 47, of no fixed address (warrant for arrest) are charged with multiple counts of first-, third-, and fourth-degree burglary, theft, and destruction of property

Police have made an arrest in a Nov. 3 residential burglary in the 8200 block of Sandy Stream Road in Laurel. A suspect entered the residence by prying open a window and stole a handgun, photography equipment, and foreign currency. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: William Nathaniel Hunter, 26, of Washington, D.C., charged with first-, third-, and fourth-degree burglary, and theft

Police have made an arrest in a Dec. 25 commercial burglary at Papa John’s Pizza in the 9300 block of Snowden River Parkway in Columbia. A suspect entered the business by breaking the front glass door and stole cash. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Devonte Dominic Johnson, 27, of Linthicum Heights, charged with second- and fourth-degree burglary, theft, and destruction of property

Police have made an arrest in a March 18 commercial burglary at BangNJen Salon in the 6500 block of Washington Boulevard in Elkridge. The suspect entered the business by breaking a rear window and stole cash and an iPad. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Juvenile male, 17, of Elkridge, charged with burglary, theft, and destruction of property

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March 3, 2022
Police have made two arrests in three commercial burglaries in the 10100-10200 blocks of Baltimore National Pike in Ellicott City reported on Oct. 5, 2021. The suspects entered Beef Brothers Deli & Pizza and Pachanga Cocina Mexicana by breaking the glass doors and stole cash from each business. The suspects also attempted to enter the Bon Appetit Café but were unsuccessful. Through investigation, officers connected all three burglaries to the same suspects, identified them, and arrested them.  
ARRESTED: Sylvester Joseph Johnson, 43, and Ellen Stinson, 37, both of Havre de Grace, charged with multiple counts of burglary, theft, and destruction of property

March 1, 2022
Police have made an arrest in a Feb. 18 attempted robbery at the Exxon in the 8800 block of Gorman Road in Laurel. An employee reported that a male suspect entered the business, implied a weapon, and demanded cash. The suspect then fled without stealing anything. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him. 
ARRESTED: Joseph Daniel McCully, 27, of Savage, charged with robbery and attempted theft

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February 6, 2022
Police have made an arrest in a vehicle theft reported on Jan. 23. A Honda Civic was reported stolen from the 10300 block of Owen Brown Road in Columbia. On Feb. 6, police located the vehicle in Columbia and two occupants fled on foot. With the use of a drone, police located one suspect nearby and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Ke'Von Simpson, 21, of Columbia, charged with motor vehicle theft and theft

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January 28, 2022
Police have made an arrest in a Jan. 23 robbery and vehicle theft in the 6400 block of Freetown Road in Columbia. An adult female victim reported that she was approached by a male suspect who assaulted her and stole her purse. The suspect then fled in the victim’s vehicle, a 2017 silver Kia Forte. No serious injuries were reported. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: William Hector Germaine, 48, of Clinton, charged with robbery, assault, motor vehicle theft, and related theft charges

January 20, 2022
Police have made an arrest in a Jan. 16 assault at the TA Travel Center in the 7500 block of Assateague Drive in Jessup. An adult male victim reported that an acquaintance cut him several times while they were involved an altercation with each other. The victim was transported to the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening wounds. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Dereck Saunders, 54, of Windsor Mill, charged with attempted first- and second-degree murder, first- and second-degree assault, and reckless endangerment

January 14, 2022
Police have made an arrest in a Jan. 13 robbery at 7-Eleven in the 6500 block of Washington Boulevard in Elkridge. An employee reported that a male suspect approached the counter, implied he had a gun, and stole cash before fleeing. No one was injured. Through investigation, police identified the suspect and arrested him.
ARRESTED: Andre William Johnson, 38, of no fixed address, charged with armed robbery, robbery, and theft
 

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